The Canadian Children's Book Centre (CCBC) is a national, not-for-profit organization dedicated to encouraging, promoting and supporting the reading, writing, illustrating and publishing of Canadian books for young readers.

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Tundra Books Celebrates its 50th Anniversary with the Creation of the May Cutler Emerging Artist of the Year Award

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Canada’s oldest publisher of children’s books, Tundra Books, has announced plans to mark its 50th anniversary in 2017, including the launch of an illustration award to honor Tundra’s trailblazing founder,...

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Family Literacy Day 2017 Reading List

Family Literacy Day® is a national awareness initiative created by ABC Life Literacy Canada, held annually to raise awareness of the importance of engaging in literacy-related activities as...

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2017 Write for a Better World Contest

World Literacy Canada is now accepting submissions for their annual Write for a Better World contest, a nation-wide writing competition open to...

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Governor General Announces New Appointments to the Order of Canada

His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, recently announced 100 new appointments to the Order of Canada. The new list includes four people involved in the...

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OFFICE CLOSURE: December 21, 2016 to January 3, 2017

The Canadian Children’s Book Centre will be closed for the holidays from Wednesday, December 21, 2016 to Tuesday, January 3, 2017.

Please note that orders placed after December 20, 2016 will...

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Holiday Reading List 2016

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The Canadian Children’s Book Centre (CCBC) has compiled a list of great Canadian books, for kids and teens of all ages, for the 2016 winter holidays. The books featured in...

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